Thoughts and ramblings about numbers, plus an interesting discovery.
Nearly a year ago I made a terrible mistake. I bought a jet engine.
Radio Shack is finally declaring bankruptcy, but for many of us, it died a long, long time ago
In this week's Enginursday, Joel shows off his aquatic turtle habitat, complete with an above-tank basking area, automated lighting, and an aquaponic feeding system.
The word "hacker" is often abused in the DIY community. In this post we talk about traditional grey-hat hacking in relation to hardware and DIY electronics.
My experience at CES 2015 and my thoughts on attending.
Examining the inner workings of an electric chord organ.
Sewing- not just for clothes anymore! (Or ever, really.)
Examining one of the categories that occupies significant space on my workbench: wire strippers.
As the new Orion capsule takes flight, NASA is working to better understand what we did almost 40 years ago with the moon landings. Why have we not ventured beyond the Van Allen belt?
I share my designs for my new electronics workbench and go over some of the design decisions for it. I also cover what makes triangles more stable than squares.
Learn how data.sparkfun.com can help you not just collect data, but also use that data to make hypothesizes, see trends, and make adjustments to a variety of systems.
Good ways to find unique and affordable enclosures for your projects.
Drive the Moog Werkstatt-01 with the SparkPunk sequencer, and starting in on a MIDI-to-CV converter.
How will you be developing code for the Edison? Here are a few methods we're exploring!
To compare the Edison and the Raspberry Pi is to do a disservice to both.
Sweeping legal changes are afoot that could change the hobbyist airspace for years to come. Your input can make a difference.
Our design philosophy behind the Edison blocks, and how you can help evolve the ecosystem!
Overview of the related M2X Learn tutorial, which walks users through the process of connecting an Arduino and CC3000 to AT&T's M2X service.
In which I buy a cheap truck, planning on using my hacking skills to keep it going, and the universe calls my bluff